Mild and mostly dry this evening in moderate southwest winds.
Most areas will remain dry tonight but there will be further patches of mist, fog and drizzle. Rather mild with temperatures generally not below 8 to 11 degrees in light to moderate southwest breezes.
Another mostly cloudy day tomorrow but there will also be a few sunny spells. Most areas will be dry again, just patches of rain and drizzle. Continuing mild with highest temperatures of 14 to 16 degrees in moderate to fresh southwest winds.
3 Day Outlook
OUTLOOK: Relatively mild up to and over the bank holiday weekend. A lot of dry weather on Friday, but it is likely to turn more unsettled through rest of the weekend, with rain at times, in light to moderate southerly breezes. Longer drier spells occurring too, with some mild bright or sunny spells on occasion.
Thursday night: A mild misty night, with some patches of drizzle and fog in places. Persistent light rain along parts of the northwest and west coasts. Temperatures will be in the range 8 to 12 C., in moderate southwest breezes.
Friday: Any residual light rain will become confined to the Ulster coast during Friday morning, to give a mostly dry day with sunny spells developing for many during the afternoon. Highest temperatures of 13 to 15 degrees. Friday night will be cool and mainly dry, with some clear spells. A few patches of mist and fog are possible. Lowest temperatures of 5 to 8 C.
Saturday: Scattered outbreaks of rain spreading erratically eastwards. Highest temperatures of 13 to 15 degrees.
Rest of the weekend: Current indications suggest spells of rain will affect the western half of the country and these could well be heavy at times. The best of any dry and bright weather will be over the eastern half of the country, but even here some rain is likely at times. Afternoon maxima will range 13 to 16 degrees and remaining frost free by night.